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Woody Weed ID and Control
February 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
THIS EVENT NOW FULLY BOOKED SORRY
Woody weeds are a serious threat to the biodiversity within remnant vegetation. They quickly out-compete the local indigenous plants for light and moisture, and can drastically change the ecology of the bush. Many woody weeds originate from home gardens.
At this practical session you will learn about local woody weeds and the various techniques used to control them. Snacks provided and the Meeniyan Community Garden will also be open.
What to expect?
● How to identify some local woody weeds
● How they disperse and invade natural areas
● How to control woody weeds
What to bring?
● Gloves, hat and sun-smart clothing
● Small axe (hatchet) or pruning saw
● Any plants you want identified
● Mug (for tea/coffee) & Note pad
Saturday, 11 February 2023 – 10am-1pm.
Tanderra Park, Tompkins Rd, Meeniyan. (Park behind shops on Tompkins Rd)
NOTE: Herbicides will be used at this event.
Nick: 0499 271 251 (Tues-Thurs). Or leave msg.
This event is sponsored under the Gippsland Transport Environmental Projects, Regional Roads Victoria.